The Observer

As the COVID-19 epidemic progresses throughout the US, New York State takes initiative to address the public health threat.

The Empire State Sets the Bar for Coronavirus Handling

March 18, 2020

Although New York has the highest number of cases of the novel coronavirus in the nation as of March 17th, the state and city leadership is setting a strong example of preventive and proactive measures stronger than the majority of their 49 counterparts.

TikTok is a popular social media app among Fordham Students, but the U.S. Army believes it could be a risk to their security.

Students React to TikTok Investigation

December 4, 2019

The app, which many students have dubbed “the next Vine,” has gained mounting scrutiny from American tech executives and government officials in recent months.

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This Year is The Year To Move Forward

February 8, 2014

By MEGAN FLYNN Contributing Writer Published: February 8, 2014 On Jan. 28, President Barack Obama delivered his fifth State of the Union address in which he...

President Barack Obama in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, July 23, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Obamacare Was Not Worth a Government Shutdown

October 24, 2013

By KAMRUN NESA Copy Editor Published: October 24, 2013 After 16 agonizing days of filibusters and debates, the United States government has finally br...

Senator Patty Murray of Washington is one of just a few women trying to make a mark in the male-dominated Senate. (Erika Schultz/Seattle Times/MCT)

Female Politicians: The Underrepresented Majority

November 16, 2011

JOSEPHINE TROTT Staff Writer Published: November 16, 2011 With only 17 women involved with the U...